2014 Winner

Sindhutai Sapkal

Awarded for her inspirational work to look after orphans in India. A social worker and social activist known particularly for her work for raising orphan children. Is a ‘mother’ to over 1400 homeless children. She has helped them get an education, got them married and supported them to settle down in life. She treats them as her own and some of them are now lawyers, doctors and engineers.